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[movies]Keeping The Hunters Flying
"Featuring warbirds of World War II" -- description from box.
Keywords: vhs; airplanes; world war II
Downloads: 166
[movies]Raids On Makin, Mili and Wotje Islands and Kwajalein Harbor - U.S. Navy
Silent Naval footage of aerial raids and ground combat in the Pacific during World War II.
Keywords: world war ii; US Navy; Pacific
Downloads: 925 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Air Fleet of The Sky - U.S. Government
Pre World War II (WWII) of U.S. Navy battleships and aircraft carriers on manuevers. Features the USS Lexington, CV-2.
Keywords: Pre World War II (WWII) newsreel
Downloads: 1,237
[movies]The Road To Victory: Hitting 'em Harder 1943-1944
"Hosted with personal commentary by John S.D. Eisenhower, Brigadier General, A.U.S., Ret."-- description from box.
Keywords: vhs; world war II; operation overlord
Downloads: 113
[movies]German Newsreel: U-Boats - Germeinnuttziger
This German propaganda movie was part of a U.S. Navy archive compiled during WWII, and acquired by Periscope Film. In this film, the Battle of The Atlantic is seen from the German perspective as Kreigsmarine U-boats converge for a wolfpack patrol, hunting Allied merchant ships.
Keywords: German World War II (WWII) Propaganda film
Downloads: 2,520 1.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Warbirds: Flak, Jugs And Cobras
Compilation of World War II-era pilot training films.
Keywords: vhs; aircraft; world war II; fighter pilots
Downloads: 885 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]German Newsreel: Uboat sinks Courageous - German Newsreel
This German propaganda movie was part of a U.S. Navy archive compiled during WWII, and acquired by Periscope Film. This film celebrates the German U-boats, and especially the sinking of the British aircraft carrier HMS Courageous by submarine-launched torpedo. Adolf Hitler is seen decorating a U-boat crew. Featured submarines: Type IX (9) U-boats U-38 and U-37.
Keywords: German World War II (WWII) Propaganda film
Downloads: 3,299 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]The Invisible Soldiers: Unheard Voices
"A powerful award winning documentary on the contributions of African Americans in World War II"-- description from box.
Keywords: vhs; african american history; world war II
Downloads: 273
[movies]Salute to the Navy - Castle Films
U.S. propaganda newsreel from World War II (WWII) featuring amazing footage of the air sea battles that raged near the Marshall Islands. Featured ships are: the battleship USS Texas, the submarine USS Wahoo, the cruisers USS San Francisco, and USS Boise. Also includes footage of fleet manuevers of PT Boats, destroyers, aircraft carriers, battleships and L1 and G1 blimps on anti-submarine patrol.
Keywords: World War II (WWII) propaganda film
Downloads: 1,361
[movies]Hawaii: Beneath The Surface - Atlantis Submarines Hawaii, L.P.
"...Atlantis Submarines has made it possible to dive 150 feet beneath Hawaii's turquoise sea and view first hand the incredible marine life that inhabit our warm tropical waters....'
Keywords: vhs; World War II Navy Tanker; Hobbit Hilton
Downloads: 169
[movies]Amazing Moments from WWII Newsreels 70712
Fabulous "camera thrill" highlights from WWII features aerial and naval combat, a desperate battle on a South Pacific island between Japanese forces and assaulting U.S. Marines, paratroops, glider troops, a U-boat attack, gun camera footage of strafing and dog fights, plane crashes, and more.  "The motion picture camera has never been closer to the deadly fire of enemy guns than here ..."This film is part of the Periscope Film LLC archive, one of the largest historic military, transportation, a...
Keywords: newsreel; U-boat; paratroops; WWII; World War II; combat; gun camera
Downloads: 45
[movies]Sinking of USS Panay - U.S. Government
Footage of the U.S. Gunboat Panay in Nanking China during the Japanese offensive knows as "The Rape of Nanking." After evacuating foreign civilians, the Panay was attacked and sunk by Japanese aircraft. The so-called Panay Incident almost led to war between the United States and Japan. Also features footage of the warship USS Augusta (CA-31) which served as command ship for the Asiatic Fleet, and the Royal Navy's HMS Ladybird.
Keywords: Newsreel of US Involvement in China pre World War II (WWII)
Downloads: 1,071
[movies]Assault on Berlin, Germany Surrenders, V-E Day WWII Newsreel 71022
This 1945 newsreel shows the final stages of World War II in Europe with American, British, Russian and allied forces descending upon the German heartland.  The seizure of Cologne is shown and the capture of the Rhine bridge (the Lundendorff Bridge) at Remagan.  The British, Canadian and American armies cross the Rhine (accompanied in this film by Churchill, who made a visit to the front) and the Western Front begins to collapse...
Keywords: WWII; newsreel; V-E Day; World War II; Eisenhower; Patton; Montgomery; Jodl; Wehrmacht; Berlin; surrender; Adolph Hitler; Mussolini
Downloads: 25
[movies]The Road To Victory; Rattling The Saber - MBI/Ulanoff
"....With the guidance of Brigadier General John S.D. Eisenhower, son of World War II military genius and U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower...witness the rise of Hitler and Mussolini in Europe...see the tide of aggression turn toward Asia....learn why Britain, France and the U.S. spurned involvement in the mounting there when Nazi troops blitzkrieg Poland...and when Britain and France finally declare war on Germany."
Keywords: vhs; The Winning Of World War II; Pearl Harbor; 1933-1941
Downloads: 192
[movies]Yangtze Patrol U.S. Navy - U.S. Government
This rare film features ships of the U.S. Asiatic fleet patroling the Yangtze River. The Asiatic Fleet's gunboats were tasked with protecting American shipping (primarily oil tankers) from pirates and the Japanese. Contains amazing footage of life in China circa 1935 including the cities of Chunking, Shanghai, and the countryside. Ships featured in this film are the USS Augusta (CA-31), USS Borie (DD-215) and USS Simpson (DD-221) as well as US gunboats.
Keywords: Newsreel of US Involvement in China pre World War II (WWII)
Downloads: 1,278
[movies]WWII U.S. Navy Recruiting Film "Men Make the Navy" with Lowell Thomas 21742
Created in 1942, this wonderful propaganda and recruiting film explains that "men make the Navy and the Navy makes men" and features Lowell Thomas narrating.  Probably made before Pearl Harbor or adapted shortly after the Japanese attack on December 7th, the film features a brief segment at the end identifying Adolph Hitler and Japan as American adversaries.  Some of the material includes: fleet maneuvers involving battleships, cruisers, destroyers and aircraft carriers, PT boats including PT-...
Keywords: Lowell Thomas; U.S. Navy; recruiting film; WWII; World War II; PT Boat; Battleship; cruiser; destroyer; Annapolis; Groton; TBD-1 Devastator; torpedo
Downloads: 51
[movies]Tacoma Narrows Bridge Collapse & French Fleet Sunk at Oran Newsreel 70680
This historic newsreel shows some interesting events in the 1940s including the attack on the French fleet by the British at Oran and the collapse of the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. The 1940 Tacoma Narrows Bridge, the first Tacoma Narrows Bridge, was a suspension bridge in the U.S. state of Washington that spanned the Tacoma Narrows strait of Puget Sound between Tacoma and the Kitsap Peninsula. It opened to traffic on July 1, 1940, and dramatically collapsed into Puget Sound on November 7 of the sam...
Keywords: Tacoma Narrows Bridge; Galloping Gertie; Operation Catapult; Newsreel; suspension bridge; French Fleet; Oran; Royal Navy; Battleship Richelieu; Vichy; WWII; World War II; Tacoma; Washington
Downloads: 60
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